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New aspect of hepatic nuclear glycogenosis in diabetes
  1. F. Caramia,
  2. F. G. Ghergo,
  3. C. Branciari,
  4. G. Menghini
  1. Institute of General Pathology, University of Rome, Italy


    Three cases of nuclear glycogenosis in the liver of diabetic patients have been studied by electron microscopy. In addition to the glycogen deposits described by others, an unusual intranuclear glycogen-filled body was found in all three cases. This body occurred alone or in close contact with the major glycogen deposit.

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    • 1 This work was supported in part by grants from the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche. It was presented in part at the European Association for the Study of the Liver, 23 and 24 April 1966, Marburg, Germany.